Mount Gilead is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,653 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mount Gilead is the 320th largest community in Ohio.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Mount Gilead is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.74% of the Mount Gilead workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Mount Gilead is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Gilead who work in office and administrative support (10.88%), sales jobs (9.18%), and healthcare suport services (6.04%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Mount Gilead has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Mount Gilead is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Mount Gilead rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.17% of adults 25 and older in Mount Gilead have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Mount Gilead in 2010 was $22,270, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,080 for a family of four. However, Mount Gilead contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mount Gilead home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Gilead residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Gilead include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Hungarian.
The most common language spoken in Mount Gilead is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.